Rogue Legacy

Year: 2013

Publisher: Cellar Door Games

Developer: Cellar Door Games

Country: Canada

Genre: Platformer

Platform: Various

Rogue Legacy requires players to investigate a randomly generated dungeon, conquer four bosses in each unique environment within the dungeon, and then take down the main overlord. Upon a character’s death resulting from the depletion of all Hit Points (HP), operation of the character is shifted to the auto generated heir of the player’s choice. Each heir possesses their own unique traits, such as ADHD, color-blindness, and dwarfism. There is currently a total of 37 known traits.

LGBTQ references in this game:

Gay trait

See also QRM’s entry for this game.


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